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Apr 24, 2013 7:00am PDT
though it was caught quickly, the fraud showed how much chaos hackers can cause. jim avila has the the latest from washington. good morning, jim. >> reporter: good morning, george. it's the tweet that took the hack job from nerdy prank to national security issue. it supposedly came from the trusted associated press. breaking news. two explosions in the white house. and barack obama is injured. >> at least for a brief moment in time, people believed that the u.s. government had been attacked. and the president had been injured. >> reporter: less than 140 characters causing the stock market to drop 150 points. almost immediately. and sending the white house scrambling to reassure the nation. >> i can say that the president is fine. i was just with him. >> reporter: traders and computers reacting to the tweet, programmed to respond to certain words online. >> computers don't have emotions. computers don't have intuition. computers trade off of one variable and one variable only. humans use their intuitions. we can look. we can see. we can feel and touch. looking at this headline right now
Apr 16, 2013 7:00am PDT
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Apr 21, 2013 4:00am PDT
allowed a few short hours saturday night to get in and get out. at kathy and jim dougherty's house, several blocks away from the explosion, they came to broken glass and cracks in the ceiling authorities are allowing only some residents to see their homes. >> we're very, very fortunate. lot of people have lost everything. >> reporter: police closest to the worst damage were told overnight it could be another week before they get back in, they're still worried about broken gas pipes causing another deadly explosion. no one here wants to relive this. 14 people were killed. federal investigators are here. they still haven't shared what they think caused the plant to blow. the plant is several streets, several city blocks that way. workers there now, walls around the building are still crumbling and the fire there is still smoldering. they may have to live this way for months. for "good morning america," abc news, steve osunsami west, texas. >>> finally, the moscow circus, gave everyone a scare when he broke through his safety net, crashing to the floor, he got up with only a minor inj
Apr 17, 2013 7:00am PDT
pressure cooker devices loaded up with deadly shrapnel designed to maim anyone standing by and jim avila has more. it's not hard to find out how to build one. >> reporter: it's not. investigators are learning more about the anatomy of the bombs and abc news confirming the common cooking appliance used in their construction was a midsize fager brand pressure cooker. unfortunately, the pot maker sells 50,000 a year of those in the united states. this is what remains of what investigators believe could be the crude but effective bomb used in boston. the american military knows them well. the pressure cooker bomb. homemade and designed to maim and kill. this video of military units detonating one in afghanistan posted on youtube. this one found on the internet from the streets of nepal. so common the department of defense handbook on spotting roadside bombs warns soldiers and marines to be on the lookout for that innocent pressure cooker and publications all over the internet teach the construction of a bomb made from mom's kitchen, why so popular? because pressure cookers seal so tightly an
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